Day 15 of the Waste Workers Emergency Relief Project successfully concluded on 9th June 2020 at three different sites. The first distribution was conducted in Shankarapur for 23 waste workers in the facilitation of Blue Waste to Value. 13 waste workers received ration packages and 10 waste workers were provided with safety gear. Similarly, for the second distribution at Karyabinayak, Lalitpur, 22 waste workers were reached out with assistance in the facilitation of Doko Recyclers. 11 waste workers received ration packages and the other 11 received safety gears. The Founder and President of CREASION, Aanand Mishra and representatives from Bottlers Nepal Limited: Coca- Cola Nepal, Irina Karki Gurung, and Romita Lamichhane along with representatives from Doko Recyclers and Bio Comp were present for the distribution.
The last distribution of the day concluded in Chabahil for 23 waste workers in the facilitation of the Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI). 18 waste workers were provided with ration and 5 with safety gear.
The distributions were also accompanied by awareness sessions and demonstrations on the use and removal of safety gear. Thank you for your encouraging participation everybody. The project in support of The Coca- Cola Foundation aims to reach out to more waste workers in the coming days.